Arts Project

Arts Project

This video shows interviews with participants in the Arts Project, a program that offers non-credit, beginner through advanced art courses for community members at Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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The Arts Project at Penn State Lehigh Valley allows interested community members to take non-credit arts classes in various areas and at various levels.

Spring 2018 Workshop Details

Schedule

Each course meets for a 12-week session.

  • January 23–April 18, 2018

Classes will not meet the week of March 5.

Cost 

Tuition is $350 per class.

Please note: There is a 10% discount for senior citizens and Penn State Lehigh Valley employees. Call 610-285-5261 for the associated discount code.

Spring 2018 Courses Available

Drawing and Painting Design Fundamentals

A look into a drawing course that is part of the Arts Project program at Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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This class, recommended for the beginner will cover basic elements and principles of design through various drawing and painting experiences. First time students will be taught a series of drawing exercises that will lead the student to independent work.  Returning students will explore new drawing and painting experiences guided by the instructor. Traditional drawing, painting and print media will be explored.

Wednesdays
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Room 303 
Instructor: Ron De Long

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Drawing and Painting Design Fundamentals

This class, recommended for the more experienced artist will cover basic elements and principles of design through various drawing and painting experiences. Students will explore more advanced drawing and painting experiences guided by the instructor. Traditional drawing, painting and print media will be explored.

Wednesdays
10:00 a.m. - noon | Room 303 
Instructor: Ron De Long

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Basic Jewelry and Metalwork

A look into a jewelry making course through Penn State Lehigh Valley's Arts Project program.

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Explore the technical challenges and creative discovery of designing and creating your own jewelry.  In this class, designed just for beginners, students will learn to fabricate (saw, sand, solder), cast texture, polish and set stones in unique and personal designs.  No prior metalsmithing or art knowledge is necessary. Students will be required to purchase materials such as metal, findings, solder and stones.  

Tuesdays 
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. | Room 301 
Instructor: Ann Lalik 

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Advanced Jewelry and Metalwork

This class is designed for students who are familiar with the basics of metalsmithing and jewelry making, such as fabricating, casting, finishing and simple stone setting.  Students will develop individual ideas and explore new concepts.  Technical demonstrations will be offered at the students’ request. Students will be required to purchase materials such as metal, findings, solder, and stones. 

Tuesdays 
10:00 a.m. - noon | Room 301 
Instructor: Ann Lalik

Register online >>